FASB ITC: Government Assistance for Business Entities

FASB ITC: Government Assistance for Business Entities

The FASB has issued an Invitation to Comment to gather feedback about the operability of leveraging IAS 20 for government grants for for-profit entities in the US. The ITC does not include any preliminary views but is to help the FASB staff gather information from stakeholders about any benefits or issues that should be considered in the project. Comments are due September 12, 2022.

Chapter 7, Presentation

Chapter 7, Presentation

FASB has issued a new Chapter to the Concepts Statements focusing on Presentation. Presentation includes how the elements are presented as totals and subtotals on the face of the financial statements. While Concept Statements are not GAAP, they are the theory used by the board to create GAAP.

Chapter 4, Conceptual Framework: Elements

Chapter 4, Conceptual Framework: Elements

The FASB has issued an update to the definition of key elements in the Concept Statements. The definitions of an asset, liability, revenue and expenses have all received an update. This blog will discuss what’s changing and how the concept statements interact with the writing of ASUs.

2021 A&A Year in Review

2021 A&A Year in Review

Happy New Year! Let’s wrap up 2021 with a review of all things accounting and auditing! 2021 saw a flurry of activity from the AICPA, FASB and GASB. We’ll review the final and proposed standards that were issued in 2021. Wishing you all a prosperous 2022!

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